Formal

What is formal wear for men?

Like formal wear, semi-formal attire changes based on time of day. In the evening, it is the familiar Black Tie (Tuxedo) ensemble, while in the daytime, the “Stroller” (a relaxed alternative to morning dress) is appropriate.

What is formal dress code?

This means that a tuxedo isn’t required, but the event is still formal enough for one to be appropriate. He should wear: A tuxedo or formal dark suit and tie. She should wear: A long evening dress, dressy suit or formal cocktail-length dress.

GUY TREBAYHow to Wear a Tux

HIS Sunday, scores of men — some celebrated actors, others appendages to famous glamour-pusses
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Michael ArmstrongFormal is In: Recent Style Articles on Tuxedos

Job interviews, meetings with new clients and important presentations call for business professional attire ……Michael Armstrong

 

Antonio CentenoThe Appropriate Men’s Attire For Every Occasion

These days, when we hear the phrase “dress code” we’re most likely to associate it with workplace rules.……Antonio Centeno

 

Erica LoopEtiquette for Formal Wear Attire

You open the glossy envelope of your cousin’s slick wedding invitation, only to reveal that it’s a decidedly formal affair. ……Erica Loop

 

Kelsi TrinidadCracking the Dress Code: Formal Edition

Another invite and another attempt to decipher the sometimes daunting dress code.……Kelsi Trinidad

 

Formal Dinner Dress Etiquette

Getting invited to a swanky affair means that you’ll be expected to look the part. ……Kay Ireland